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St. Luke's College names department chair, Lorraine Sacino Murphy
| St. Luke's College - UnityPoint Health has named Lorraine Sacino Murphy
as department chair of the Associate of Science in Nursing Program.
Murphy will support faculty and students, and provide leadership and
administrative responsibilities for the program.
recently promoted to associate professor at St. Luke's College, and worked
closely with the dean of nursing education on faculty development, orientation,
and mentoring. She was a nurse for 18 years, serving in long-term care and
medical/telemetry hospital nursing care, and has been in nursing education for
the last six years.
Murphy received her bachelor of science in nursing from the University of
Wisconsin in Eau Claire, Wisconsin and her master of science in nursing from
Briar Cliff University. She is currently enrolled in the doctor of education in
health professions education at Allen College. She also has two nursing
certifications as a gerontological nurse and certified nurse educator.
A member of
several area organizations, Sacino Murphy participates in Sigma Theta Tau
International, Gehlen Catholic School Health Committee, Plymouth County Board
of Health and Connections Area Aging Advisory Council.